January 13, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Opinion

These Gas Prices!

Filling a gas tank over the weekend cost just $26. Prices like that cause one to blink, and blink again. Yep, the price of gas was very close to $2 per gallon, something that hasn’t seen since 2009. More...

Commentary

A More Prosperous Maine

Governor Paul LePage last week in his inaugural address emphasized that for Maine to become more prosperous there must be an emphasis on a “living wage” not a “minimum wage.” Is it possible for more people to be earning a livi More...

Obituaries

Colonel David P. Schlieper USA (ret.)

TOPSHAM — David Peter Schlieper, 80, of Topsham, Maine, passed away Friday, Jan. More...

Nation/World

Democrats look to tweak bill on Keystone XL pipeline

WASHINGTON   Democrats plan to use Senate consideration of the Keystone XL oil pipeline to get Republicans on the record about climate change and to resurrect parts of a bipartisan energy efficiency bill doomed by pipeline politics last year.&nb More...